Elan again.

First spotted Tony leaping up main st. on his crutches-going well! After a rotten day’s drizzle and a dearth of birds, the rain eased round 16:00 and we began to see things: just above Craig Goch a family of Spotted Flycatchers and a family of Redstarts plus a Whinchat ,looking less than pristine as he was presumably feeding a second brood (or a very late one);several Stonechats young and old darting away before I could focus and lots of Swallows picking flies from the road as it warmed up ( I include an adult and youngster ). Finally, a male Wheatear and youngster near Pont ar élan.

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About kevjoynes

Retired teacher from L'dod High-when it was a top school! Originally West Mids, but been in Wales since 1973.Started birding at age 7-hiatus 'til 2000 when retirement gave time for photography.
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4 Responses to Elan again.

  1. skylarkmidd says:

    Lovely swallow shots Kev!..

  2. Heather Speake says:

    Beautiful pics of exceptional clarity, well done, Kev !

  3. kevjoynes says:

    Thanks Heather.

  4. kevjoynes says:

    Thanks Martin.

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